Category: Blog

  • 10 Attractions To See in Cape Town

    Cape Town is one of the most scenic place in Africa.  Known as the quintessential melting pot: Cape Town is a city alive with creativity, colour, sounds and tastes. Many travelers who have visited South Africa have fallen in love with the city’s natural beauty, creative freedom and incredible spirit. When visiting this second most […]

  • Trending: Abatimbo African Dance

    UNESCO is aggressively advocating for its preservation because it is outstanding in many ways and yes, it is worth travelling over thousand miles to watch. Abatimbo is its name, a traditional drumming and dancing musical culture that the people of Burundi Kingdom used to grove in exaltation of their kings. It was exclusively for members of […]

  • 5 Unusual Animals in Africa

    Africa is the land where many great and wild animals live. Many people from Africa are used to seeing different kinds of animals that those of us who live in the city only see on TV. Because people are so used to wild animals in Africa, they even adopt some of them as pets. These […]

  • Top 5 Places to Visit in Kampala

    With all the information shared in this brief, sightseeing in Kampala is made easy. If you are visiting this beautiful city, then I can guarantee you that there are several places to visit and countless things to do here. Just take a ride along Kampala and you will have an unforgettable sightseeing adventure. Here are […]

  • Beating the Wild Blues!

    Can’t get Blue Monday out of your head? Then let TripAfrica fill your grey matter with a handful of blue things that really aren’t that ‘blue’ at all. Shiny, jewels of happiness to remind you than dull January is very nearly over, the daffodils will soon be bursting through and St Valentines Day is just […]

  • 5 Ways to Choose a Kenya Safari Company

    Many people visiting Kenya wonder how to choose a Kenya safari company. With so many options and new Kenya tour operators popping up every year, it can be intimidating. In order to choose a Kenya safari company that is best for you, follow these important steps: 1. Make sure their prices are competitive when compared with […]

  • Best 5 Travel Resolutions for 2019

    1, GET FIT What better way to burn off the calories than to swim, swim, swim… and we have the perfect solution! A week swimming off the coast of Mozambique, Island hopping with Ibo Island Dhow Safaris…. a fresh new beach every night, sailing the high seas in style and fly-camping on barely trodden golden […]

  • Best Airport for Kilimanjaro

    The best airport for Kilimanjaro trips is Kilimanjaro International Airport, whose airport code is JRO or HTKJ. Kilimanjaro International Airport is ideally located for those that want to climb Mt Kilimanjaro or visit Arusha or Moshi, the closest major cities. For a list of airlines that fly to Kilimanjaro International Airport, click here.

  • Trains from Nairobi to Mombasa

    Trains from Nairobi to Mombasa are operated by Kenya Railways Corporation. Trains from Nairobi to Mombasa usually operate overnight. The train time from Nairobi to Mombasa is officially 13 to 14 hours, but can be much longer. Make sure to book a couchette in a sleeping car in advance of your train journey. Depending on […]

  • South Downs Way

    The South Downs Way is a 100-mile trail from Winchester to Eastbourne. The South Downs Way runs through beautiful English countryside, towns, villages, and cities. Walking the South Downs Way usually takes 8 days and requires walkers to stay overnight in hotels or B&Bs along the South Downs Way. The trail can be started from […]